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Impact of Non-Commercialism Policy in Seattle Schools

This study has been completed.
Sponsor:
ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier:
NCT00063700
First Posted: July 3, 2003
Last Update Posted: January 13, 2010
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Information provided by:
National Institute of Diabetes and Digestive and Kidney Diseases (NIDDK)
  Purpose
This pilot study on the impact of a non-commercialism policy in Seattle schools will assess and evaluate obesity-related health outcomes of a real-life policy decision, recently voted on and adopted by the Seattle School Board. The policy reduces the exposure to advertising and other marketing pressures, including those from commercial food vendors.

Condition Intervention
Obesity Procedure: reducing exposure to marketing pressures

Study Type: Interventional
Study Design: Primary Purpose: Prevention
Official Title: Impact of Non-Commercialism Policy in Seattle Schools

Further study details as provided by National Institute of Diabetes and Digestive and Kidney Diseases (NIDDK):

Study Start Date: September 2002
Estimated Study Completion Date: July 2005
  Eligibility

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Ages Eligible for Study:   13 Years to 18 Years   (Child, Adult)
Sexes Eligible for Study:   All
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   Yes
Criteria
no restrictions
  Contacts and Locations
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Please refer to this study by its ClinicalTrials.gov identifier (NCT number): NCT00063700


Locations
United States, Washington
Seattle school
Seattle, Washington, United States
Sponsors and Collaborators
National Institute of Diabetes and Digestive and Kidney Diseases (NIDDK)
  More Information

ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT00063700     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: INCPSS (completed)
First Submitted: July 2, 2003
First Posted: July 3, 2003
Last Update Posted: January 13, 2010
Last Verified: January 2010

Keywords provided by National Institute of Diabetes and Digestive and Kidney Diseases (NIDDK):
obesity in school aged children


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